W.1.2 Worksheets

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.1.2

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"Write informative/explanatory texts in which they name a topic, supply some facts about the topic, and provide some sense of closure."

These worksheets can help students practice this Common Core State Standards skill.

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Then and Now: Make a Time Capsule
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Then and Now: Make a Time Capsule
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1st grade
Social Studies
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Visit a Historic Landmark
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Visit a Historic Landmark
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1st grade
Social Studies
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Outdated Artifact
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Outdated Artifact
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1st grade
Social Studies
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How to Make Lemonade
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How to Make Lemonade
With this worksheet, kids will gain familiarity with how-to writing.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
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U.S. National Parks
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U.S. National Parks
Build an appreciation for mother nature with this national parks info page for kids! Your little park ranger will learn the basics of national parks services.
1st grade
Social studies
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Tell About the Transitions
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Tell About the Transitions
A lot can happen in a day! Transition words can help us organize our thoughts into a sequential story. Use this activity to teach students the importance of transition words as they tell about their day...all with the help of sentence frames!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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How to Make Lemonade
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How to Make Lemonade
With this instructional worksheet, kids will gain familiarity with how-to writing.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
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Procedural Planner
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Procedural Planner
Help your young writer prepare to write procedural books by filling out this planner. Considering each step of a process sets students up for success when writing how-to books.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Transition Words...Record!
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Transition Words...Record!
Help students turn instructions for how to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich into a cohesive piece of procedural writing. Using transition words is the key to successful how-to writing!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Step-by-Step Recipe
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Step-by-Step Recipe
Give your young writer a chance to practice procedural writing by sharing how to complete a simple recipe of their choosing. Having students consider each step of a process sets them up for success when writing how-to books.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Fill in the Transition Words
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Fill in the Transition Words
Help your young students learn the importance of transition words in this fun activity. By filling in the missing words, students discover how transition words help structure procedural writing.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Procedural Writing
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Procedural Writing
Use this activity to assess your first graders’ abilities to write procedural texts. Students are prompted to write step-by-step instructions for how to do or make something of their choosing.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Informational Writing
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Informational Writing
Use this writing prompt activity to assess your first graders’ abilities to write informational texts. Students will use details and facts to convey a topic of their choosing.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Informational Writing with Text Features
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Informational Writing with Text Features
Use this open-ended writing activity to assess your students’ abilities to write informational texts and include appropriate text features. Students are asked to write about a topic of their choice using key details and facts, including at least one text
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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How to...Brainstorm!
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How to...Brainstorm!
Ready, set, brainstorm! Help your students prepare to write how-to books by generating ideas about topics that they know a lot about.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Teach Me How To...
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Teach Me How To...
We all want to learn new skills! This worksheet engages students in thinking about what they’d like to learn to do or make, all while learning about nonfiction texts.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Just Tell Me What to Do!
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Just Tell Me What to Do!
Procedural texts are a great way to engage students in reading nonfiction. This worksheet has students writing their own how-to texts.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Revise Your Informational Writing
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Revise Your Informational Writing
After writing a draft of an informational piece, have students revise their writing with this handy checklist. Students will work to improve their sentences and add more details and descriptions that will take their writing to the next level.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Editing Partners: Informational Writing
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Editing Partners: Informational Writing
Editing is more fun with a partner! After writing a draft of an informational piece, this activity gets students working in pairs to improve their writing. Partners will read each other's work and then use this worksheet to provide constructive feedback.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Plan Your Table of Contents
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Plan Your Table of Contents
Hooray, your students have written informational books! But have they also created a table of contents? Through this activity, young authors will consider the different sections of their writing as they add this important element to their books.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Edit Your Informational Writing
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Edit Your Informational Writing
After writing a draft of an informational piece, have students edit their writing with this handy checklist. Students will check their writing for correct spelling, punctuation, and capitalization, as well as an accurate table of contents.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Make Your Cover Shine
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Make Your Cover Shine
Make your writing shine with a cover that pops! After students have completed a piece of informational writing, it’s time for them to make engaging covers. This worksheet helps students include all of the key elements—title, picture, and the author's name
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Get Ready to Write Nonfiction
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Get Ready to Write Nonfiction
One of the best ways to prepare for writing is by examining another author’s work. In this activity, students look closely at a nonfiction text and answer questions about what they find in preparation for writing their own.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Nonfiction Notetaker
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Nonfiction Notetaker
In order to write informational texts, students need to research their topics. Use this handy notetaker to help students record and think through the new information they are gathering.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Tell About Animals
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Tell About Animals
Your kids will love learning and sharing about animals in this engaging research activity! Engage students in the research process as they prepare to write informational books about animals.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Diwali Traditions
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Diwali Traditions
How do people celebrate Diwali? Help your little one learn about a traditional Hindu holiday celebrated in the fall.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Sentence Writing: Sports
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Sentence Writing: Sports
What is your favorite sport? Answer this question and more about sports by filling in the blanks to complete the sentences.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Writing Sentences: Thanksgiving
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Writing Sentences: Thanksgiving
What is your favorite part of Thanksgiving? Answer this question and more in this exercise that allows you to practice sentence writing.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Sentence Writing: Toys
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Sentence Writing: Toys
What was the very first toy you played with when you were a baby? Answer this question and more by filling in the blanks to answer the questions about toys.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Writing Sentences: Friends
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Writing Sentences: Friends
What is one thing that makes a good friend? Answer this question and more about friends in this worksheet by filling in the blanks to complete the sentences.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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